THE FESTIVAL

The 10th edition of the 6Fest Street Art Festival will present 20 events. For the first time, the festival edition will be a total of 7 days in 3 consecutive weeks. Nearly 80 artists from 12 groups will take part.

The project is realised with the financial support of National Culture Fund and Plovdiv 2019 Foundation. Festival partner is the Municipality of Plovdiv. The project is a part of the official program of Plovdiv - European Capital of Culture.

FREE ENTRANCE

PARTICIPANTS

Nearly 80 artists from 12 groups will take part.

PROGRAM

14 - 15 May 2022

Living Statues Workshop by Ashton Ka
(pre-booking needed on https://www.facebook.com/a6ton)

Circus Workshops by "Skrin" theatre”
Park Rosarium https://goo.gl/maps/gCPjGGcKs9HU5mP89
(pre-booking needed on https://www.facebook.com/skrin.theatre)

11:00 - 17:40
11:00 - 11:40 - Clown workshop
12:00 - 12:40 - Juggling workshop
14:00 - 14:40 - Pantomime workshop
15:00 - 15:40 - Workshop for circus puppet shows
16:00 - 16:40 - Acrobatics workshop
17:00 - 17:40 - Fire Art workshop

15 May 2022

Circus Workshops by Igrachka-Plachko circus
Lauta Park https://goo.gl/maps/jVzbSMJ31ZPj5Qrr9
11:00 - 12:00 - Soap bubble workshop
13:00 - 14:00 - Balloon modeling workshop

No pre-booking needed

15 May 2022

18:00 - 19:00
Living Statues Performance of Workshop by Ashton Ka
Knyaz Alexander I Str.

20 May 2022

19:00 - 19:50
“Novo Cabaret"
Circus and Music Performance
Combino Project
Central Square

21 May 2022

Hip-hop Open Classes
The Center (Plovdiv & Veliko Turnovo), Dance Home, Emotion Dance, Sleepwalkingz
Bunardjika Aqueduct

11:00 - 12:00 - Emotion Dance
12:00 - 13:00 - Dance Home
14:00 - 16:00 - Sleepwalkingz
16:00 - 17:00 ч. - The Center

21 May 2022

19:00 - 20:00
Dance & Carnival Parade
with the participation of Theatre of fire and shadows Fireter and "Skrin" theatre

Starting point: Ivan Vazov str. at "Sveti Mina" Hospital https://goo.gl/maps/uXRui3vhhVTkdDvU6
Route: Ivan Vazov str. - Central Square - Knyaz Alexander I Str.
End Point: Dzhumaya (Roman Stadium) Square

21 May 2022

20:00 - 20:25
Circus Performance
"Skrin" theatre
Rayko Daskalov str. https://goo.gl/maps/7JpoMJEdahxMxvtj6

22 May 2022

11:00 - 14:00
Open Class for Comtemporary Dance
with Elena Zdravkova, Duende Dance Studio, and Denitsa Gerginikova, Theatre and Dance Studio Pantarei
Youth Hill

22 May 2022

14:00 - 16:00
Clown Performance
Matthieu Schweisguth, "Granula and co"
Viennese pavilion - Tsar Simeon's Garden

22 May 2022

17:00 - 20:00
Ancient reenactment and parade
Historical reenactment group “Legio I Italica”

17:00 - 17:40 - Nebet Tepe
17:40 - 18:30 - Parade on the route: Saborna str. - Dzhumaya (Roman Stadium) Square - Knyaz Alexander I Str. - Central Square
18:30 - 20:00 - Central Square, Roman forum of Philippopolis

28 - 29 May 2022

Carnival Workshop
Theatre of Fire & Shadows Fireter
Viennese pavilion - Tsar Simeon's Garden
(pre-booking needed on https://www.facebook.com/firetertheatre)

29 May 2022

21:00 - 21:30
Parade of the participants in Fireter's Carnival Workshop
Tsar Simeon's Garden

29 May 2022

16:00 - 17:00
Puppet workshop by Chameleon Theatre
Dondukova Gradina Park https://goo.gl/maps/WhU6XcMxKePBxuaZ8

No pre-booking needed

ABOUT US

The 6Fest street art festival has 8 editions so far. It was created in 2017 by art manager, writer and journalist Momchil Tsonev. In its various editions 6Fest has presented contemporary circus, puppet theater, fire arts, living statues, stilts, street dancers and musicians, carnival, dance and music parades and for the first time at a festival in Bulgaria - a cascade from a flying balloons.

Its first two international editions were in the town of Gabrovo in 2017 and 2018 with the support of the Culture Program of the Municipality of Gabrovo and with the participation of street artists from Spain, Belgium, Venezuela, Hungary and Bulgaria. Its third edition in 2018 was realized with the support of the Youth Activities Program of the Municipality of Gabrovo and with the participation of local dance and youth groups. 6Fest is the only festival from Gabrovo that had an edition as part of the official program of Plovdiv 2019 - European Capital of Culture. The festival edition happened in September 2019 in the creative district of Kapana with the participation of Bulgarian circus and theater formations. The fifth edition of the festival with a dance procession with seven local dance groups on the main pedestrian street of Plovdiv, a parade of stilts and small concerts of street musicians in the Kapana district was part of the Cultural calendar of Plovdiv Municipality in July 2020. At the end of October 2020 the sixth edition of the 6Fest festival was held. For the first time in Bulgaria 6Fest presented a special thematic festival only with fire theatre shows by Bulgarian theater and fire groups . The sixth edition took place with the financial support of the Ministry of Culture and the partnership of the Municipality of Plovdiv. The seventh edition was held in May 2021 as part of the Cultural Calendar of the Municipality of Plovdiv and presented a 3-day multi-genre street festival. The eighth edition took place in September 2021 and was the first visit of 6Fest in Troyan with the support of the Municipality of Troyan.

CONTACTS

Contact 6Fest Street Art Festival at info@6fest.art or at our Facebook page 6Fest Street Art Festival. You are welcome to write to 6Fest for participation in the festival program, partnerships, pressinfo, media collaborations, etc.